Memory

10 Best Shows on Peacock That Will Leave You Glued to Your Screen

10 Best Shows on Peacock That Will Leave You Glued to Your Screen
Films
3 weeks ago

Nowadays, with the availability of various sorts of movies and shows, it can sometimes become a real challenge to find something good. But once this happens, the true binge-watch might be worth it! To make this task easier, we decided to help you and created a list of the best shows on Peacock, that will definitely keep you entertained.

Check Your Brain Condition With These Two Tests

Check Your Brain Condition With These Two Tests
Quizzes
month ago

There are lots of tests to check how our brains are doing, especially when it comes to memory. Some tests are like puzzles or questions on paper, such as the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) or the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA). They give a quick look at how well someone’s brain is working. We would like to suggest 2 tests that can check your brain activity, including attention.

10+ Spine-Tingling Mysteries That Will Shake You to Your Core

10+ Spine-Tingling Mysteries That Will Shake You to Your Core
Curiosities
2 months ago

Some experiences in life can send shivers down your spine, leaving you scared or utterly bewildered. Whether encountering eerie phenomena or facing perplexing situations, these bizarre moments often leave people feeling lost. So, many turn to the online world to share these mysterious incidents in search of a logic explanation.

11 Effects of Coffee You Don’t Expect

11 Effects of Coffee You Don’t Expect
Health
3 months ago

Coffee, with its high caffeine content, can have significant effects on the human body. Upon consumption, caffeine quickly enters the bloodstream, stimulating the central nervous system and blocking the effects of adenosine, a neurotransmitter that promotes relaxation and sleepiness. Besides this well-known effect, there are some other curious outcomes.

Martin Short Never Remarried Because He Still Talks to His Late Wife

Martin Short Never Remarried Because He Still Talks to His Late Wife
Relationships
4 months ago

Martin Short, the renowned comedian and actor, lost his wife Nancy Dolman to ovarian cancer in 2010. Despite the loss, he has continued to keep her memory alive and has remained focused on being the best father to their three adopted children. In various interviews, he has shared the reasons why he has not pursued another relationship and how he keeps his late wife’s memory alive.

“That’s Disgusting,” a Mom Gets Online Hate for Making a Family Picnic at Her Husband’s Grave

“That’s Disgusting,” a Mom Gets Online Hate for Making a Family Picnic at Her Husband’s Grave
Family & kids
5 months ago

People handle grief differently, and we all have our own way of dealing with it. The Rosenthal family, for instance, has come up with a pretty quirky but surprisingly uplifting way to remember their lost husband and father. However, when they started sharing their moments at his grave online, it caused quite a stir among internet users, and not everyone was on board with it.

Paul Walker’s Daughter Meadow Plans an ICONIC Project as a Tribute to His 50th Birthday

Paul Walker’s Daughter Meadow Plans an ICONIC Project as a Tribute to His 50th Birthday
People
5 months ago

Meadow Walker, the beloved daughter of the late Paul Walker, lovingly honored her father on what should have been his 50th birthday. The 24-year-old expressed her deep feelings for her dad through an emotional tribute on Instagram, sharing a poignant black-and-white photograph that captured a treasured father-daughter moment. Additionally, to commemorate this significant milestone, Meadow launched a charitable project that will undoubtedly be a heartwarming surprise for fans of the actor.

Pamela Anderson Is Not Wearing Makeup Anymore, And The Reason Involves a Tragic Event

Pamela Anderson Is Not Wearing Makeup Anymore, And The Reason Involves a Tragic Event
People
5 months ago

“It’s just better for me not to wear makeup”. In a captivating and candid interview, the iconic beauty, Pamela Anderson, delves into her evolving perspective on glamour and fashion. Known for her timeless allure and sultry looks, Pamela has been captivating audiences for decades. However, in recent years, she has undergone a transformation that extends far beyond her physical appearance.

10 Viral Riddles That People Can’t Stop Thinking About

10 Viral Riddles That People Can’t Stop Thinking About
Quizzes
7 months ago

Just as lifting weights strengthens the body, solving riddles challenges and exercises the mind. Daily mental workouts can enhance concentration, memory, and overall focus, improving performance in everyday tasks. This collection of viral riddles will turn your mental gears.

Robin Williams’ Son Defends His Dad Against Claims of Leaving the Family Behind

Robin Williams’ Son Defends His Dad Against Claims of Leaving the Family Behind
People
7 months ago

Robin Williams’ passing touched countless people as the world mourned the loss of a great artist and human being. Despite the circumstances of his death, he left behind a wave of love and support from fans and family. Even years later, we remember him with unwavering affection. Especially his son Zak, who recently stood by his father’s side to cherish his memory and the amazing person he was.

Paul Walker’s Brother Names Son After Him 10 Years Since His Tragic Passing

Paul Walker’s Brother Names Son After Him 10 Years Since His Tragic Passing
Family & kids
8 months ago

Those we’ve lost remain with us, alive in our memories, the places we go, and the people we hold dear. Paul Walker’s passing left the world in shock, deeply impacting his fans, the closest friend Vin Diesel, and above all, his inseparable brother Cody. On the solemn occasion of the 10th anniversary of his departure, Cody has chosen to offer the most heartfelt tribute to Paul, ensuring that his memory lives on and is never forgotten.

A Scientist Proved That Precognition Is Real

A Scientist Proved That Precognition Is Real
Curiosities
3 months ago

“I’m calling the higher powers from another reality to show me your fate! Now look into this magic ball, and you’ll see it! Booooo!” an old lady wearing a strange costume says. “I’m sorry, but how does your precognition work? Is there any scientific approach? I just want to understand the algorithm,” you reply.“The algorithm is very simple, my boy... You give me 10 bucks. I’m telling you about your destiny,” the old fortune-teller answers. “But what about the scientific method?” “It’s magic! There’s no scientific method!” Actually, there is! Psychology professor Daryl Bem managed to prove that prediction is real. In 2011, he published a scientific article on this topic, but other scientists ridiculed him. They called the scientist’s work a disgrace and couldn’t believe that a reputable scientific journal had published it. But were those people right? Let’s try to find the truth!

Much of What You Heard About Sleep Is Just a Myth

Much of What You Heard About Sleep Is Just a Myth
Health
3 months ago

Does hitting the snooze button give you extra time to rest? Uh-oh, myth alarm! Not only is it untrue, but hitting the snooze button can also reduce your sleep quality. Those 10-minute intervals of sleep you get aren’t the good type of sleep. It’s fragmented. If anything, it will make you feel more tired during the day.

25 Proofs Your Body Does Really Weird Things

25 Proofs Your Body Does Really Weird Things
Curiosities
4 months ago

Nobody really knows why we need the appendix, but it’s always at the back of the book. Wait, wrong appendix. Some researchers claim the human appendix helped our ancestors process the tree bark and whatever they were eating at that time. As we have a much more balanced diet now, the appendix can disappear from our bodies without any consequences.

28 Tips to Make Your Life Run Smoothly

28 Tips to Make Your Life Run Smoothly
Tips & tricks
6 months ago

If you’re struggling with opening a container or a jar, don’t exert yourself too much. Just run the lid under hot water for half a minute, then dry it for a better grip, and see how it “magically” opens.

A Woman Who Can Recall Every Second of Her Life

A Woman Who Can Recall Every Second of Her Life
People
6 months ago

Would you like to have a super memory? What if you could remember any piece of your life in great detail? For example, you’re walking down the street with a friend, and you hear a song. You remember hearing a fragment of this song ten years ago on TV during the winter holidays in the Alps. You remember every celebration of your birthday, every party in your life. Sounds cool, but is it so good to remember your whole life? Let’s find out by the example of a real person.

8 Fun Products That Are Surprisingly Useful

8 Fun Products That Are Surprisingly Useful
Shopping
year ago

Many of us underestimate the importance of having fun. It is a crucial part of life, and apart from the enjoyment, we can actually benefit from it. For example, excitement and pleasure do increase our brain’s activity, which uses a bunch of hormones that improve learning and memory.That is why it is so important to surround yourself with pleasant things. Here is our list of products that will hopefully lift your spirits and also become a part of your daily routine.

Get Faster Internet Speed With the Flip of One Switch

Get Faster Internet Speed With the Flip of One Switch
Tips & tricks
6 months ago

You’re streaming your favorite TV show when suddenly you hear a loud noise. The entire house starts shaking and a spaceship lands crashing the roof. Men in space suits walk out. They have registered the fastest Internet speed in the Universe. They want to know your secret, and so you share with them. But first they need to fix your roof.If your router is five years or older, upgrade to a newer model. Even if you have a new one, reset it at least every month. If you have a separate modem, reset it, as well. Turn it off for one minute, then turn it back on. This power cycling helps with clearing the memory and often solves many problems. Plus, it will reconnect to different data channels. So you might end up on a more efficient and less-crowded one.

We Evolved Smarter but Lost Superpowers Along the Way

We Evolved Smarter but Lost Superpowers Along the Way
Curiosities
7 months ago

You run through the night forest for more than an hour. You’re even faster than a cheetah. You’re not tired or cold. You hear a mouse rustling in the roots of a tree and catch all the smells of the forest. With night vision, you see a bird in the night sky. You can go for months without food or water. Gills allow you to swim underwater freely. This is how evolution made humans in a parallel world. Here, they’re ideal organisms prepared for anything they might meet in the wild.

Why Phones Randomly Shut Off Even With Battery Left

Why Phones Randomly Shut Off Even With Battery Left
Tips & tricks
7 months ago

If your phone drains from about 15% to only 1% fast, it signals you that the battery is a bit too old or even damaged. Sometimes, there might be 20% left, but the phone turns off all of a sudden in the middle of an important phone call. All these things show that battery’s not alright, and you might want to change it. If your phone keeps 1% for a long time, it finds that the battery has more capacity left than it’s estimated. By the way, no modern battery can be fully charged or drained. You can quickly improve battery life. First, you can limit your widget usage. Try not to add too many widgets and limit the use of those that require a lot of data to keep the info up-to-date.

Video Games Are Like Powerlifting for Your Brain

Video Games Are Like Powerlifting for Your Brain
Curiosities
7 months ago

The debate around how good or bad video games are for us has been going on for years. Ever since games like Pong and Tetris, some people have claimed that video games are bad for us. But fear not gamers, it turns out that playing them is really no different than going to the gym. It’s just a workout for your mind instead of your muscles! Games just seem like fun, but they also increase gray matter. The gray matter in your brain is the part of your central nervous system and essentially controls all your brain’s functions.These include regions of the brain involved in muscle control, and sensory perception such as memory, hearing, seeing, emotions, speech, decision making, and self-control! Basically, all the most important things! It makes sense to keep this part of the brain healthy because it will lead to faster thought processes and improvements in general well-being and quality of life.

Why Cheese and Bedtime Is a Really Bad Combo

Why Cheese and Bedtime Is a Really Bad Combo
Tips & tricks
5 months ago

If you feel cold whenever you sleep no matter how heavy your duvet is, also called a comforter or quilt, try layering. These may be less heavy comforters compared with the ones you normally use, but in case you have 2 of them, the air gets trapped in between the layers keeping you warmer. Even if the comforters feel really lightweight, you’ll feel warm. So, if it’s hot, don’t go beyond only one duvet. By the way, today some comforters can literally hug you. You’ll look a bit like a caterpillar in a cocoon, but trust me — that’s going to be a night of quality sleep.

19 Pictures That Could Be Happy Pills to Help You Get Through the Week

19 Pictures That Could Be Happy Pills to Help You Get Through the Week
Curiosities
year ago

You’ve probably experienced that feeling on Sundays where you wish the weekend would last longer. Well, we’ve got you covered. These photos here will give you that second Sunday feeling during a rough week. So no matter what life throws at you, here are your daily doses of serotonin to get you through anything with a big smile on your face.

20 Pictures That Leave Us Confused, Wanting Another Look

20 Pictures That Leave Us Confused, Wanting Another Look
Curiosities
year ago

As human beings, we tend to humanize just about everything around us. So we make up anthropomorphic stories, see patterns, and even spot human or animal faces in day-to-day sights and sounds. Even so, there are always a few details we may fail to notice as we look at the bigger picture of things around us.

10+ People Who’d Really Like to Restart Their Unfortunate Day

10+ People Who’d Really Like to Restart Their Unfortunate Day
Curiosities
year ago

Statistics show that people who believe in bad luck will have more accidents on Friday the 13th. Our brains also seem to only hold onto the ill-fated times — like when we drop an egg on the floor, that memory will stay with us for quite some time, even if we successfully didn’t drop it hundreds of times.Shared sorrow is half a sorrow, and on this note, Bright Side found 17 people who would like to push the “undo” button on their terrible day.

15+ Sweet Pics That Spread Warm Fuzzy Feels to Everyone Who Sees Them

15+ Sweet Pics That Spread Warm Fuzzy Feels to Everyone Who Sees Them
Curiosities
year ago

Statistics put the average life span at 79 years, and believe it or not, we spend about 33 years of it in bed. The remaining digits are used for working, eating, and socializing. And this leaves us with about 8 years’ worth of time spent with family, and “living our lives,” hopefully the way we wanted to.

5 Times Scientists Shocked Us With New Discoveries

5 Times Scientists Shocked Us With New Discoveries
Curiosities
year ago

Many experts from different areas of the world are creating discoveries that can stun us to the core at how astonishing our planet and our bodies can be. According to research, there are about 2.5 million new scientific discoveries published every year. They never cease to open our eyes and help us look at the bigger picture, from discovering new planets to learning the latest news about our own anatomy.